Nancy Skolos (Dean, Architecture + Design) and Tom Wedell (Senior Critic, Graphic Design) were recently profiled in Communication Arts. The interview focused on how their work at RISD was incorporated into their private practice and how their designs are constructed both in terms of 2D and 3D layering and the selection of type. In addition to […]
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Nancy Skolos (Dean, Architecture + Design) was recently awarded a Gold Award by Graphis Logos for her design of the RISD Shortruns logo, which can be seen below. RISD Shortruns is RISD’s institutional press, which published its first book Perspectives on Contemporary Aesthetics last year.
Nancy Skolos (Dean, Architecture + Design) and Thomas Wedell (Senior Critic, Graphic Design) will be awarded medals from the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) at their gala on the 21st April 2017. Skolos and Wedell were “recognized for pushing the boundaries of art, design, and technology with a distinctive vision to find connection among […]
Retrospective shows of work by Thomas Wedell (Senior Critic, Graphic Design) and Nancy Skolos (Professor, Graphic Design) are now open in Torun, Poland and the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design. SKOLOS and WEDELL: A Poster Retrospective November 1, 2013 – January 3, 2014 Pennsylvania College of Art & Design October 11 – November 17, […]
The Professional Development Fund Committee is proud to announce the following receipients of grants for the Spring 2012 cycle of funding: Hansy Better, Associate Professor, Architecture received funding for a panel discussion and exhibit on social justice and architecture and discussion of the book she edited “Where are the Utopian Visionaries?” Lee Boroson, Senior Critic, […]
Nancy Skolos (Professor, Graphic Design) and Thomas Wedell (Senior Critic, Graphic Design) were awarded the Gold Medal in the 22nd International Poster Biennale in Warsaw in the special category “Chopin Anew” for their poster entitled “200th Anniversary of the birth of Frederick Chopin. 2010”
Alumni of all ages, parents, accepted and current students turned out in great numbers for the first of five RISD Road Shows this Spring. Part of this success story is due to the generous participation of faculty. This spring Nancy Skolos visited San Francisco and Los Angeles, Henry Horenstein visited Philadelphia, Dennis Hlynsky visited Boston, and Ken Horii and […]